Lucy Campbell

A freelance writer for nearly two decades, Lucy Campbell has traveled extensively, covering stories of interest from around the world. Much of Lucy's focus is on consumer advocacy, and the legal topics that affect her readers' daily lives--everything from mislabeled food to auto recalls to harmful drugs and defective products. In her spare time, Lucy enjoys painting and a good cup of coffee.

  • Cruise Lines and Marketing Company Settle TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    Cruise Lines and Marketing Company Settle TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    Aug-16-17

    Santa Clara,CA: Carnival, Norwegian, and Royal Caribbean Resort cruise lines, in conjunction with Resort Marketing Group (RMG), have agreed to settle a Telephone Consumer protection Act (TCPA) class action lawsuit alleging they made illegal...

  • Papa John's Franchisee Facing Driver Reimbursement Class Action Lawsuit
    Papa John's Franchisee Facing Driver Reimbursement Class Action Lawsuit
    Aug-15-17

    Santa Clara, CA: A Papa John’s franchisee in North and South Carolina are facing an employment class action lawsuit filed by delivery drivers who allege the 21 stores are in violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). According to the class...

  • Mike and Ike Consumer Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    Mike and Ike Consumer Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    Aug-15-17

    Santa Clara, CA: A consumer fraud class action lawsuit has been filed against Mike and Ike Candy alleging the company significantly underfills its Mike and Ike Original Fruits boxes, by as much as 30 percent, the complaint states. Filed by named...

  • $20M  Preliminary Settlement Reached in Uber TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    $20M Preliminary Settlement Reached in Uber TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    Aug-14-17

    Santa Clara, CA: A preliminary $20 million settlement has been approved potentially ending a Telephone Consumer protection Act (TCPA) violations class action lawsuit pending against Uber Technologies Inc. According to the terms of the settlement...

  • Hooters to Pay $1.3M in TCPA Text Message Class Action Lawsuit
    Hooters to Pay $1.3M in TCPA Text Message Class Action Lawsuit
    Aug-14-17

    Santa Clara, CA: Hooters has agreed to pay $1.3M to settle a proposed Telephone Consumer protection Act (TCPA) class action lawsuit brought by a customer who alleged the restaurant chain sent him a single unsolicited text message. The proposed...

  • $12M Victoria's Secret Unpaid Overtime Class Action Settlement Reached
    $12M Victoria's Secret Unpaid Overtime Class Action Settlement Reached
    Aug-11-17

    Santa Clara, CA: A $12 million settlement deal has received preliminary approval potentially ending an employment class action lawsuit pending against Victoria’s Secret Stores. About 40,000 Victoria's Secret employees are represented in the...

  • McDonald's Faces Pop Tax Class Action
    McDonald's Faces Pop Tax Class Action
    Aug-10-17

    Santa Clara, CA: McDonald’s is facing a proposed consumer fraud class action lawsuit alleging it improperly charged customers a new sweetened beverage tax recently brought in by Cook County, IL. The lawsuit was filed by named plaintiff Yvan...

  • Vitamin Shoppe Garcinia Cambogia Dietary Supplement Lawsuit Filed
    Vitamin Shoppe Garcinia Cambogia Dietary Supplement Lawsuit Filed
    Aug-9-17

    Santa Clara, CA: A consumer fraud class action lawsuit has been filed against the Vitamin Shoppe Inc., alleging it falsely advertised the company’s Garcinia Cambogia Extract dietary supplement. Specifically, the lawsuit, filed by named plaintiff...

  • Nissan Agrees $98M to Settle Takata Airbag MDL
    Nissan Agrees $98M to Settle Takata Airbag MDL
    Aug-9-17

    Santa Clara, CA: Nissan has agreed to pay $97.7 million to settle allegations of consumer fraud regarding defective Takata Corp. air bags, making it the fifth automaker to be released from the multidistrict litigation (MDL). A $553.6 million...

  • CVS Generic Prescription Drugs Class Action Lawsuit
    CVS Generic Prescription Drugs Class Action Lawsuit
    Aug-8-17

    Santa Clara, CA: CVS is facing a potential consumer fraud class action lawsuit alleging the it has engaged in a massive fraudulent scheme with third parties to increase generic prescription drug costs for consumers who buy them using insurance...